Manx Organisations

Further resources on the Manx language.

Mooinjer Veggey

They have been successful in promoting the Manx Gaelic language and working specifically to establish a network of Manx Gaelic pre-school groups throughout the Island.

For more information about Mooinjer Veggey playgroups please contact Annie Kissack on 01624 834844 or at

Yn Greinneyder- The Manx Language Development Officer

He is employed by the Manx Heritage Foundation, and his role is to advise and assist organisations in their use of Manx.

The officer can advise on where you can learn the language, and he can be contacted on 01624 838527 or at

Yn Cheshaght Ghailckagh- The Manx Gaelic Society

The society was founded in 1899, and is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Manx Gaelic.

For further information about any aspect of their work contact Brian Stowell on 01624 623821 or

Undinys Eiraght Vannin - The Manx Heritage Foundation

Their broad aim is to identify a unique area of Manx culture, and to find practical ways of making it relevant to today's society.

To find out more about projects carried out by the foundation, please speak to Charles guard on 01624 624093 or at

Caarjyn ny Gaelgey- Friends of the Manx Language

This group does a great deal of work in teaching and promoting the language.

To find out more about their work and the lessons they hold contact Joan Caine on 843436

Coonceil ny Gaelgey

This department's duties include providing authoritative Manx versions of street names, the titles of government departments and so forth, and the creation of new words and phrases in Manx Gaelic.

For assistance in the use of Manx contact Adrian Cain on 01624 838527 or